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House Journal 1824 (30-318939-P071A.pdf)

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The committee on engrossed bills reported as duly engrossed Bill - altering the time of holding the Court of Sessions in Lincoln County - incorporating the Trustees of the ministerial fund in Milburn - to authorize the sale of ministerial land in the 2d Parish in Shapleigh & for other purposes - to incorporate Tranquil Lodge - an additional act respecting the Hallowell & Augusta Bank - to establish a ministerial fund in Chesterville - incorporating the Proprietors of the Free Meeting House in Georgetown - for the preservation of alewives & other fish in Salmon falls river - to incorporate the Portland Steam Boat Navigation Company - to annex a part of the land of Jonathan Goodridge to Canaan - additional to the act to incorporate the Props of Stearns Pond Canal - additional act respecting the Wiscasset Bank - were severally passed to be enacted. Sent up for concurrence.

[Resolves finally passed]

The same committee reported as duly engrossed Resolves - on the petition of Elizabeth Capen - on petition of William H Ruggles were severally finally passed. Sent up for concurrence.

[Bill - fisheries St. George]

Bill respecting the fisheries in St Georges River - was read once & Monday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 2d reading.

[Bill - Sessions in York Co]

Bill altering the time of holding the Court of Sessions in York County - was read a 1st & 2d time & Monday next at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading.

[Bill - Judicial process]

Bill additional to the act regulating Judicial process & proceedings - was read & passage refused in concurrence -

[Committee - CCP. Oxford Co]

An order came from the Senate for concurrence, appointing Messrs Small & Dunlap with such as the House may join a committee to enquire if any alteration is necessary in the law fixing the terms of the Court of Common Pleas in Oxford County - and the House concurred & Messrs Woodbury, Tuttle and Beal were joined.

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1824

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